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Tropical Storm BLANCA


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TROPICAL STORM BLANCA ADVISORY NUMBER   5
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL       EP022015
400 PM CDT MON JUN 01 2015

...BLANCA ORGANIZING...
...FORECAST TO BECOME A HURRICANE TUESDAY...


SUMMARY OF 400 PM CDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...13.3N 103.9W
ABOUT 340 MI...545 KM SSW OF ZIHUATANEJO MEXICO
ABOUT 395 MI...635 KM S OF MANZANILLO MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...STATIONARY
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1003 MB...29.62 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.


DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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At 400 PM CDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Blanca was
located near latitude 13.3 North, longitude 103.9 West. Blanca has
been meandering for the past few hours, and little net motion is
expected through Wednesday.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 45 mph (75 km/h) with
higher gusts. Additional strengthening is forecast during the
next 48 hours, and Blanca is forecast to become a hurricane on
Tuesday.

Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1003 mb (29.62 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1000 PM CDT.

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Forecaster Brennan

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